Tue 15 May 1934, 9.00pm, Mercury Theatre, London

Mermaid

Choreographer: Andrée Howard, Susan Salaman
Composer: Maurice Ravel
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

The Mermaid Pearl Argyle
Her Attendant Daphne Gow
Her Attendant Aase Nissen
Her Attendant Ann Gee
Her Attendant Joan Lendrum
Prince William Chappell
His Bride Mary Skeaping
His Friend Peggy van Praagh
His Friend Susette Morfield
His Friend Tamara Svetlova
His Friend Hugh Laing
His Friend Leslie Edwards
His Friend Frank Staff
Piano Charles Lynch

Bar aux Folies-Bergère

Choreographer: Ninette de Valois
Composer: Emanuel Chabrier
Premiere type: World premiere
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

La Goulue, étoile du Can-Can Alicia Markova
La Fille au Bar Pearl Argyle
Artistes du Can-Can
Grille d'Égout Tamara Svetlova
Nini Patte en l'air Mary Skeaping
Hirondelle Diana Gould
La Môme Fromage Mona Kimberley
Valentin, garçon Frederick Ashton
Habitués du Bar
Adolphe William Chappell
Gustave Walter Gore
Le Vieux Marcheur Oliver Reynolds
Servante Susette Morfield
Piano Charles Lynch

Les Masques (ou, Changement de Dames)

Choreographer: Frederick Ashton
Composer: Francis Poulenc
Music note: Danced to live music

Performers

A Personage Frederick Ashton
His Lady Friend Alicia Markova
His Wife Pearl Argyle
Her Lover Walter Gore
One of Two Young Girls Mary Skeaping
One of Two Young Girls Mona Kimberley
One of Three Ladies with Fans Anna Brunton
One of Three Ladies with Fans Nan Hopkins
One of Three Ladies with Fans Tamara Svetlova
Piano Charles Lynch
Oboe Helen Gaskell
Bassoon F.G. Casteldini
Source: Programme for 15 May 1934 (evening) in the Rambert Archive
Made by Palace